Giving Connecticut a Chance

Home again, home again. Moving back home has given me the chance to explore the places where I grew up with new eyes. Outside of the obvious places to visit like Yale University and Mystic Seaport, Connecticut is home to beautiful natural landscapes and hikes, adorable (and delicious) locally-owned restaurants, …

On Fear and Travel

“Why would you want to go so far?” “What if something happens to you while you’re there?” “Aren’t you afraid?” Whenever I talk to people about where I am traveling next or where I dream of going, questions like these often pop up. Whether I’m going to school across an …

Dear Edinburgh,

Dear Edinburgh, I’m sorry. I’m sorry it has taken me so long to realise that I do, in fact, love you. Things did start out pretty rough, I’m not going to lie. I had no place to live, you were crawling with students fighting tooth and nail for every available …